Category Archives: Making Money

JJ Watt Awesomeness on What Do Rich People Buy?

JJ Watts of the Houston Texans was asked what he did after signing his $100 million contact, and his answer was awesome. Not only did he not have anything specific in mind that he went out and immediately purchased, he … Continue reading

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Uber Begins On-Demand Delivery Service Test with Corner Store

Popular transport app Uber has become more than just a car service for a select group of customers in Washington D.C. For a short time the company is trialling a same day home delivery service called Corner Store, where its … Continue reading

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Bitcoin is the Wild West of Currency Says Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Virtual currencies are the latest currency incarnation gaining in popularity since their introduction in 2009, with many considering them a smart and advanced method of making transactions. The best known of these is Bitcoin, although there are now literally dozens … Continue reading

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Amazon Is Now Picking a Fight with Disney While Continuing Dispute with Hachette

Amazon looks like it has a method it’s satisfied with and sticking to when it has a disagreement about pricing with a company. The latest to feel the pain is Disney, where pre-orders to a number of their movies have … Continue reading

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9 Ways to Get More Likes for Your Facebook Page

If you want to make money on Facebook, one of the most important ingredients is getting a lot of Likes on your Facebook page. That being said, all Likes aren’t created equal. While you might be tempted to employ a … Continue reading

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People Dumpster Diving for Marijuana to Make Money

There are a lot of people who dumpster dive to make money, or just to get items for themselves. ┬áIt can be a great way to get things for free, and people can often find good items to sell for … Continue reading

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Google to Stop Listing Games with In-App Purchases as “Free”

It began in December last year, when the European Commission issued a statement to market leaders (namely Google and Apple) which requested that they begin transparent labeling practices on games with hidden costs. The commission finally realized that many app … Continue reading

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The Guide to Quitting Your Job and Starting a Business You’ll Love

Working for someone else is never someone’s idea of a dream job. In fact, many people sit in their regular job and dream of starting their own business. If you have ever thought about doing this, what’s holding you back? … Continue reading

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The Minimum Wage Millionaire Excerpt: The Game of Life

By Bill Edgar Editor’s Note: The The Minimum Wage Millionaire is a book aimed at teenagers and parents of teenagers who want to better understand how money works. The book puts forth practical approaches on ways for teens with part-time … Continue reading

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10 Crowd Funding Websites Where You Can Raise Money

The way you can raise money has dramatically changed over the last few years. In the past, you had to go from lender to lender begging to get money. That’s no longer the case and now you can get others … Continue reading

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Want Consistent Pay Raises? Look at Technology and Healthcare

In far too many industries, salaries have remained stagnant over the last 10 years, but that’s not the case for all industries. If you’re looking for a satisfying job which also looks to have good job security, plus the potential … Continue reading

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Money Phrases That Hold Us Back from Wealth

By Steve Siebold There the money phrases we’ve all heard before, but are they working for us or could they actually be holding us back from acquiring a substantial amount of wealth? I say to be very careful, as some … Continue reading

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Preparing for McDonald’s Monopoly 2014

I received an interesting e-mail from a reader who wanted to know what was the best way to prepare for McDonald’s Monopoly 2014. While many people simply play this game for fun and entertainment, there are a number of people … Continue reading

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Make Money with the Amazon Affiliate Text Link WordPress Plugin

A good way to make extra income on your blog is to link products that you mention to Amazon through your affiliate link. If a reader clicks through and buys something, you’ll earn a small commission for referring them to … Continue reading

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Developing a Strategic Business Plan for Your Company

Congratulations, you’ve finally decided to turn your dream of a business into hard reality. But setting up a business means planning, planning, and more planning. It doesn’t matter how old you are. One of the best ways for anyone to … Continue reading

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Ever Buy FiveFingers Barefoot Running Shoes? You Are Owed Some Money

If you were one of the millions of people who bought a pair of those strange-looking toe running shoes, you may have some money coming back to you. Vibram, the company that makes the FiveFingers barefoot running shoes, recently settled … Continue reading

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You Can Get Paid to Have an Aircraft Carrier

If you have nothing, not even a single cent, in your pocket, you would have had more than enough money to take control of a former United States aircraft carrier. Well, sort of. You could have taken possession of the … Continue reading

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13 Ways to Make Money While Exercising

One of the biggest problems many people face when it comes to exercising is lack of time, mostly due to work and other obligations. Most people who decide that they need to get more exercise immediately think about joining a … Continue reading

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Go Ahead and Be a Sellout

A long time ago I had high artistic ideals. I wanted my work to change the world, to bring awareness to important issues, and to be “great.” That lasted until I was out of college. That’s when I realized that … Continue reading

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